Politics

      Bahraich: Continuing his diatribe against All India Congress Committee (AICC) president Sonia Gandhi and senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) slammed them for their stand on the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) row. “It is most shameful that the Congress had to support anti-nationals in the wake of JNU row for …

 Lucknow:  Eulogising Sant Ravidas as the true crusader against ‘casteism’ and ‘parochialism’, former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and BSP supremo Mayawati gave a left-handed   compliment to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other leaders for paying obeisance at a temple in Varanasi. ‘’It is good if Modi and other leaders bow their heads at Sant Ravidas …

Lucknow: Coming out in an open support of the Jat agitators demanding reservation, former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Supremo Mayawati on Monday condemned the Haryana government for action of firing on the agitators. “Jat community has now not lost faith in the fake assurance been given to them on the demand …

Lucknow: Expressing disillusionment with the Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh, Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari on Saturday said the it had failed miserably to address the problems of the minority community. Putting Akhilesh government on three-month notice, he said at a press conference  ”the minority community in UP is highly disappointed with the government and …

Amethi: Buoyed by the party’s recent by-election victory from Deoband assembly constituency, Congress Vice President on Saturday urged the party workers to roll up sleeves for the 2017 assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh. “The party won the Deoband seat because of the hard work of workers and peoples support. People will vote for the party only …

Amethi: The microphone at a public meeting being addressed by Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi in Amethi on Friday was switched of by the district administration, citing moral code of conduct in force due to Vidhan Parishad eelections. Rahul, however, flayed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for “suppressing”  his voice. “Everywhere my voice is being suppressed at …

Maharajganj: A Human Right Activist has filed a complaint against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in Chief Judicial Magistrate Court of Maharajganj district in Uttar Pradesh, for hurting the religious sentiments of Hindus. Vinay Kumar Pandey, professionally a lawyer has filed the complaint under Section 295A IPC on Thursday. He in his complaint said that Kejriwal …

Lucknow: Launching a scathing attack on Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) and Bahujan Samaj Party(BSP), Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said that Rohith Vemula, a dalit scholar of Hyderabad University, did not commit suicide but he was forced to take the extreme step. Both BJP and BSP do not want the development and progress of dalits …